How to Grow a TON of Pumpkins!

Mark Valencia 23 September 2021

Pumpkins are part of the cucurbit family of vegetables. Cucurbits are veggies like cucumbers, zucchini, button squash, watermelons and even gourds. I've been growing and eating a ton of pumpkins

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Permaculture For Beginners (part 1)

Clissa 15 September 2021

'Permaculture' is one of those words we often see and hear when reading about gardening. It's like some sort of mythical desert oasis...you've heard about it, you know it's a

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Issues with Powdery Mildew- My Geodesic Dome Greenhouse Part 3

Clissa 9 September 2021

This article is a follow-up to 'Problems with Light-My Geodesic dome Greenhouse Part 2'. Although I've been harvesting lovely vegetables from my geodesic dome and grow tunnel daily, a new

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5 Self-Sufficient Gardening Projects for Beginners

Guest Post 5 September 2021

A guest post authored by Lauren Schwartz of www.lawn.com.au There's more to self-sufficient gardening than ornamental plants and decorative sculptures. A productive garden is a healthy garden, and one that

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Problems with Light- My Geodesic Dome Greenhouse Part 2

Clissa 23 August 2021

This article is a follow-up to 'My Geodesic Dome Greenhouse Part 1'. In part one, I detailed the building of my geodesic dome greenhouse. This second part talks about the

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The Dynamic Gardening Method

Clissa 17 August 2021

Gardens never stay still, do they? They're always changing-plants grow, die, and multiply. The seasons change, and with that, the weather. You could say they are dynamic. But did you

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Do These 5 Things to Grow More Veggies All season

Mark Valencia 14 August 2021

At the start of any growing season, people plant like crazy with the excitement of growing vegetables. The excitement can quickly die down though, when those veggies start to pitter

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3 Easy Ways to Fix Clay Soil

Clissa 12 August 2021

It's no secret that clay soil is far from the gardeners friend. Poor drainage is a problem, and when the soil is waterlogged your plant roots become starved of oxygen.

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How to Attract Earthworms to Your Garden

Clissa 4 August 2021

WHY ARE EARTHWORMS SUCH A BIG DEAL FOR GARDENERS? Earthworms are the largest & most productive part of the plant-food cycle: they can work harder and faster than any other

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Why No-Dig Gardening Works: A Look At The Plant Food Cycle

Clissa 1 August 2021

Place a teaspoon of soil in the palm of your hand. In that teaspoon of soil, there could be as many as 3000 species of bacteria, 200 species of fungi

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How to Grow a TON of Pumpkins!

Pumpkins are part of the cucurbit family of vegetables. Cucurbits are veggies like cucumbers, zucchini, button squash, watermelons and even gourds. I’ve been growing and eating a ton of pumpkins

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Bush Bog

This poem was salvaged from a scrap piece of lined A4 paper handwritten half in pen and then finished in pencil – I can’t recall but my biro must have

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3 Easy Ways to Fix Clay Soil

It’s no secret that clay soil is far from the gardeners friend. Poor drainage is a problem, and when the soil is waterlogged your plant roots become starved of oxygen.

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Rise of the Food Fermenters

Humans fermenting food to change/improve the taste, preserve it, or make it healthier is not a 1000 years old… it's more like 1000's of years old.  Indeed, over 2000 years

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